[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: Kontact crashing

On Fri, 2006-09-08 at 12:37 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote:
> Craig White wrote:
> > On Thu, 2006-09-07 at 23:47 -0400, Jack Gates wrote:
> >> On Thursday 07 September 2006 23:41, Craig White wrote:
> >>> ----
> >>> inane windows type of problem resolution doesn't make sense on
> >>> Linux or Linux applications.
> >> That was condescending and totally not necessary.
> > ----
> > not at all
> > 
> > condescending is telling you that you apparently couldn't see past that
> > sentence to the one that followed which told you what to do.
> Whatever you want to call it...your statement should either not have been
> made or should have been made in a way that the OP (any OP) would not feel
> insulted.  It matters not that you gave a suggestion/solution.
> You could have said...  "The type of problem resolution you've described is
> Winblows based and not practiced in the Linux world.".  Or words to that
> effect, and then go on to give your suggestion.
> It is called, "Being tactful".
There wasn't the slightest bit of intent to be condescending - that
exercise was by the reader. Thanks for signing on to it.

I can't always help that someone reads some intent into my post that
wasn't there.

Enough said


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]